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LIMA — Police responding to numerous calls of shots fired late Friday came across 11 pounds of marijuana and arrested eight people.



Police were called at 10:38 p.m. over shots fired at 624 N. Collett St. When officers arrived they found 25 spent rifle cases and two spent cases fired from a semi-automatic pistol on the southside of the home, Lima police officials reported.



Officers knocked on the door to check with people inside to see if anyone was injured. While checking they smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the inside.



Inside the home were about 30 people and about six children ages 2 to 10.



Others in the crowd began to get hostile and disorderly. Four people inside the home refused to come out, officials reported.



Officers searched the home and took the four people into custody. A warrant was obtained to check for drugs and officers found marijuana inside along with $2,500 in cash and a 9 mm pistol, officials reported.



Those arrested and their charges are:



Charles M Macklin, 19, of Lima, obstructing official business, visiting a disorderly house.



Tylandace D Watts, 29, of Lima, obstructing official business, intoxication and visiting a disorderly house.



Teema L Jones, 21, of Lima, obstructing official business, resisting arrest, visiting a disorderly house, persistent disorderly conduct, inducing panic and failure to disperse.



Joe Jones, 20, of Lima, obstructing official business, resisting arrest, visiting a disorderly house, persistent disorderly conduct, inducing panic, failure to disperse and intoxication.



Kizzy Hall, 35, of Lima, suspicion of possession of marijuana.



Derrick Waller, 24, of Dayton, obstructing official business, resisting arrest, visiting a disorderly house, persistent disorderly conduct and failure to disperse.



Martrice Gaddy, 29, of Lima, visiting a disorderly house and suspicion of possession of marijuana.



Patrick Godsey, 48, Lima, visiting a disorderly house and three failure to appear warrants.



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